Building iPhone OS Accessories: Use the iPhone Accessories by Ken Maskrey

By Ken Maskrey

This booklet presents a significant, in-depth examine Apple’s exterior accent framework and the iPhone components API. You’ll create new, built-in options that mix iPhone apps with devoted undefined. The iPhone OS components API expands the possibilities for leading edge iPhone builders, permitting you to regulate and computer screen exterior units, even if you’ve outfitted them your self or acquired them from a 3rd get together. What you’ll study strengthen add-ons and apps for the iPhone and iPod contact. Use Apple’s exterior accent framework to create hardware/software interplay. keep watch over and visual display unit exterior units utilizing the iPhone components API. Use the explicit controller sessions in the iPhone OS software program improvement package. construct and keep watch over your individual accent. Get your add-ons authorized by means of Apple’s AE application. Who this e-book is forThis publication is for iPhone and iPod contact builders who are looking to write apps to regulate exterior add-ons and builders who are looking to create components for iPhone and iPod contact. This comprises embedded structures programmers who've been omitted of the iPhone gold rush before. The iPhone OS add-ons API expands the marketplace of iPhone builders all over again, and this booklet is for all these builders desirous to use those new APIs to manage and computer screen exterior device—whether self-built or obtained from different resources. desk of Contents accent evaluate  EAAccessory Framework   EA Framework layout Patterns   the sport Controller   Specifying a Pong Game   Coding a Pong Game   including the sport Controller  bettering the layout  Apple Developer Programs   layout  Firmware  every thing Else 

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App Inventor 2 by David Wolber, Hal Abelson, Ellen Spertus, Liz Looney

By David Wolber, Hal Abelson, Ellen Spertus, Liz Looney

Yes, you could create your individual apps for Android devices—and it’s effortless to do. This remarkable e-book introduces you to App Inventor 2, a robust visible software that shall we someone construct apps. research App Inventor fundamentals hands-on with step by step directions for development greater than a dozen enjoyable tasks, together with a textual content answering laptop app, a quiz app, and an app for locating your parked car!

The moment 1/2 the booklet gains an Inventor’s guide that will help you comprehend the basics of app development and computing device technological know-how. App Inventor 2 makes a very good textbook for novices and skilled builders alike.

  • Use programming blocks to construct apps—like engaged on a puzzle
  • Create customized multi-media quizzes and examine guides
  • Design video games and different apps with 2nd photographs and animation
  • Make a customized journey of your urban, university, or workplace
  • Control a LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT robotic together with your phone
  • Build location-aware apps through operating together with your phone’s sensors
  • Explore apps that include info from the Web

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Learning Android Application Testing by Paul Blundell, Diego Torres Milano

By Paul Blundell, Diego Torres Milano

Improve your Android purposes via extensive trying out and debugging

About This Book

  • Focus on Android instrumentation checking out to make sure complete software coverage
  • Apply checking out options and make the most of instruments to enhance Android software development
  • Build intensively validated and insect unfastened Android applications

Who This e-book Is For

If you're an Android developer seeking to try out your functions or optimize your program improvement method, then this publication is for you. No past event in software trying out is required.

In Detail

This publication is a pragmatic advent to available ideas, frameworks, and instruments to completely attempt your Android functions and enhance venture development.

You will research the Java checking out framework, find out how to create a attempt case and debug it. subsequent, you can be walked via utilizing the Android SDK to check utilizing the ActivityTestCase and ActivityUnitTest sessions in addition to discussing renowned trying out libraries. via examples you are going to try documents, databases, ContentProviders, exceptions, companies, and try your app utilizing coffee. you can find find out how to deal with your Android trying out atmosphere utilizing Android emulators, deep dive into how adb and the emulator can tremendous cost your trying out automation, and likewise try out consumer interactions with monkeyrunner. you can be guided via diverse trying out methodologies together with Test-driven improvement and Behavior-driven improvement and should practice Unit and practical trying out utilising them in your Android initiatives. additionally, you will use non-stop integration suggestions for final program qc utilizing Gradle and Jenkins.

By the tip of the publication, you will be searching through substitute trying out strategies together with Fest and Spoon to construct upon and extend your Android checking out diversity and finesse.

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IPod Repair QuickSteps by Brandon Jones

By Brandon Jones

Even if you are a expert musician or a trifling amateur, Apple's GarageBand software program has every thing you want to produce commercial-quality recordings completely by yourself. simply think what number millions of singers and instrumentalists stay undiscovered simply because they lack the aptitude to provide attainable demos. good, no more.Now there is no have to gather a backup band or booklet time at a qualified studio--GarageBand has it coated. And GarageBand 2: The lacking guide grants the information you want to make all of it take place. it really is an authoritative, witty consultant to developing electronic recordings with GarageBand.Written through the grasp of the lacking handbook sequence, and a musician himself, David Pogue, this top-selling publication indicates you ways to maximise the program's complete set of instruments. Pre-recorded loops, sampled sounds, dwell recordings--they're all defined in easy-to-understand language. It additionally exhibits you the way to use professional-sounding results like reverb or chorusing, after which export the completed product to iTunes, the place you could obtain your paintings to an iPod, export it as an MP3, or burn it onto CDs.

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Mac OS X Leopard: Beyond the Manual by Lee, Mike; Meyers, Scott

By Lee, Mike; Meyers, Scott

Good computing device books make assumptions in regards to the reader: what they do and don’t comprehend after they choose up the publication, and what they need to understand after they positioned it down. for every reader this would be very assorted; for this reason, a booklet that matches one individual will not be the easiest for an additional. Mac OS X Leopard: past the Manual makes a few assumptions too, ones that have a tendency to vary from different Mac OS X books.

First of all, we think that you've got used a working laptop or computer in that earlier: that you simply understand how to take advantage of a mouse and also you understand the correct position to stay a DVD to get it to play on your machine. We won’t be exhibiting you this stuff. (We will, besides the fact that, reveal to our Mac converts find out how to “right click on” on a trackpad with just one button!).

Second, we think you recognize what you need to do together with your machine. We won’t waste a while exhibiting you particularly, step–by–step the best way to order a pizza from Pizza Galaxy in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with Safari (though, whilst you’re performed with this booklet we predict you’ll manage to do that simply fine... if this kind of position exists, anyway).

Finally, we suppose that you're a quite clever one that realizes the price of such words as “Give a guy a fish; you've fed him for this day. educate a guy to fish; and you've got fed him for a life-time” and will think how that would follow to a working laptop or computer book.

If this feels like you, then we expect you’ll locate this ebook rewarding.

Inside you will discover every thing you want to wake up to hurry with Mac OS X Leopard together with:

  • Using the traditional incorporated Leopard purposes together with Mail, Safari, Preview, and extra
  • Taking benefit of the Darwin subsystem in Leopard
  • Learning the entire fine details of the Finder and Leopards more advantageous interface
  • Administering your desktop for your self and for others
  • Working with different desktops and working platforms from you Mac
  • Configuring the community to take complete good thing about the strong networking functions in Leopard
  • Working with upload on units through USB,Firewire, and Bluetooth
  • Effectively enforcing information backup, restoration and protection
  • Getting all started with OS X improvement in Leopard

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Murach's Android Programming by Joel Murach

By Joel Murach

Want to benefit the way to boost Android apps? Then do not omit our new publication: Murach's Android Programming (2nd Edition). It teaches you ways to enhance top quality apps just like the ones you will discover within the Google Play shop. the one prerequisite is a uncomplicated wisdom of Java. every little thing else, together with software program deploy, is covered.

To commence, this publication exhibits the Android Studio and Java abilities you must improve a Tip Calculator app for a telephone or pill. Then, it expands upon this app to teach must-have Android abilities comparable to operating with layouts, widgets, occasions, issues, kinds, menus, personal tastes, and fragments. subsequent, this e-book provides extra apps that illustrate Android talents programmers use on a daily basis, corresponding to operating with threads, documents, adapters, intents, prone, notifications, broadcast receivers, SQLite databases, content material companies, and app widgets. eventually, this booklet provides an app that makes use of the Google Maps API and indicates you the way to post your complete apps to the Google Play store.

The real-world apps allow you to see how the abilities you are studying interact, they usually illustrate how and whilst you would use every one ability. And the entire content material is gifted in Murach's precise paired-pages type that builders locate so transparent and time-saving for either education and reference.

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Mobile Commerce: Technology, Theory and Applications by Brian Mennecke, Troy Strader

By Brian Mennecke, Troy Strader

M-commerce (mobile-commerce) refers to e-commerce actions conducted through a cellular terminal akin to a telephone or PDA. M-commerce purposes for either contributors and enterprises are anticipated to develop significantly over the following few years. cellular trade: expertise, conception and purposes addresses matters referring to the advance, deployment, and use of those functions. the target of this publication is to supply a unmarried resource of updated information regarding cellular trade together with the know-how (hardware and software program) concerned, examine at the anticipated effect of this expertise on companies and shoppers, and case experiences describing state of the art m-commerce purposes and classes discovered.

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Sams Teach Yourself iOS 5 Application Development in 24 by John Ray

By John Ray

In precisely 24 periods of 1 hour each one, find out how to construct robust functions for state-of-the-art most well liked hand-held units: the iPhone and iPad! utilizing this book's hassle-free, step by step technique, you will grasp each ability and expertise you wish, from establishing your iOS improvement setting to development nice consumer interfaces, sensing movement to writing multitasking functions. each one lesson builds on what you've gotten already realized, providing you with a rock-solid beginning for real-world good fortune!

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iOS 5 by Tutorials: Volumes 1 and 2 by Ray Wenderlich, Steve Baranski, Jacob Gundersen, Matthijs

By Ray Wenderlich, Steve Baranski, Jacob Gundersen, Matthijs Hollemans, Felipe Laso Marsetti, Visit Amazon's Cesare Rocchi Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Cesare Rocchi, , Visit Amazon's Marin Todorov Page, search results, Learn about Autho

iOS five was once one of many greatest enhancements to iOS up to now, and has a ton of notable beneficial properties that you’ll certainly are looking to begin utilizing on your apps. the single challenge is, there’s now not a ton of documentation or pattern code at the APIs, so they’re frequently relatively tough to learn!

This is the place iOS five via Tutorials is available in! The target of the ebook is to assist intermediate and complex iOS builders get up-to-speed with the APIs brought in iOS five within the fastest and simplest way – through tutorials!

Updated for iOS 6. This new moment variation is totally updated with iOS 6 and Xcode 4.5. even supposing the ebook specializes in APIs brought in iOS five, the chapters were up-to-date to paintings on iOS 6, use smooth goal C syntax, and more.

This e-book is for intermediate or complex iOS builders, who already be aware of the fundamentals of iOS improvement yet are looking to improve their abilities to iOS 5.

iOS five by means of Tutorials quantity 1 covers the subsequent APIs:

  • ARC: how you can effectively migrate to ARC – and fear much much less approximately reminiscence administration.
  • Storyboards: easy methods to make your apps extra quick with the recent Storyboards function.
  • iCloud: find out how to shop your app’s information within the cloud and percentage throughout units.
  • GLKit: methods to use GLKit to make OpenGL ES 2.0 programming a lot easier.
  • UIKit Customization: the way to thoroughly customise the feel and appear of your apps.

The iOS educational group takes satisfaction in ensuring each one educational we write holds to the top criteria of caliber. we'd like our tutorials to be good written, effortless to keep on with, and enjoyable. And we don’t are looking to simply skim the outside of a subject matter – we wish to fairly dig into it, so that you can actually know the way it really works and follow the data without delay on your personal apps.

By the time you’re comprehensive studying this e-book, your abilities could be thoroughly brand new with iOS five, and you’ll be capable to use those new applied sciences at once on your apps!

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iOS 10 Programming Fundamentals with Swift: Swift, Xcode, by Matt Neuburg

By Matt Neuburg

Move into iOS improvement through getting a company clutch of its basics, together with the Xcode IDE, the Cocoa contact framework, and rapid 3—the newest model of Apple’s acclaimed programming language. With this completely up to date consultant, you’ll research Swift’s object-oriented recommendations, know the way to take advantage of Apple’s improvement instruments, and notice how Cocoa presents the underlying performance iOS apps have to have.

  • Explore Swift’s object-oriented strategies: variables and services, scopes and namespaces, item varieties and instances
  • Become acquainted with integrated quick varieties corresponding to numbers, strings, levels, tuples, Optionals, arrays, dictionaries, and sets
  • Learn tips on how to claim, instantiate, and customise speedy item kinds: enums, structs, and classes
  • Discover robust speedy good points corresponding to protocols and generics
  • Catch up on speedy three techniques: revised APIs, new beginning bridged kinds, and more
  • Tour the lifecycle of an Xcode venture from inception to App Store—including Xcode’s new computerized code signing and debugging features
  • Construct app interfaces with the nib editor, Interface Builder
  • Understand Cocoa’s event-driven version and its significant layout styles and features
  • Find out how fast communicates with Cocoa’s C and Objective-C APIs

Once you grasp the basics, you’ll be able to take on the main points of iOS app improvement with writer Matt Neuburg’s significant other advisor, Programming iOS 10.

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